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CSPAN
Jan 18, 2013 7:00am EST
'll share with you some of the comments of dwight eisenhower in his farewell address. what is the role in government in solving america's problems. you can join the conversation by giving us a call. you can send us an e-mail at journal at cspan.org. let's begin with the act two second terms for u.s. presidents have been problematic but not cursed. what history will says about how president obama will do. will obama blow another mandate. meanwhile from the hill newspaper there is this words from senator mitch mcconnell after four years of frosty relations senator mcconnell is reaching out to the president. senator mcconnell called on the president to use his inauguration speech to focus on the massive federal debt happeninging over the heads of our children and grandchildren. it is an offer senator mcconnell made four years ago but was soon forgotten. in his editorial he said given the serious nature of the challenge, i hope the president uses his address to acknowledge the seriousness of the debt crisis and lace out ways working with both parties in the congress can get spending under
CSPAN
Jan 1, 2013 6:00pm EST
characters. dwight eisenhower himself who comes off as a kind of sad and tragic figure in the book. he starts off as kind of a general on the whitehorse and comes back to redeem the republic and about where she talks about her being a normal suburban housewife. but there is also a fascinating thing about pat nixon and that is that she is weirdly open about the fact that she doesn't really seem to like politics and seems to have some even trepidation about being with her husband. she writes an article, a puff piece for her husband that has a title, a wonderful guy in which she has this quote that i make a lot of which she says dick doesn't do anything in a half-hearted manner so i know we are in for a rugged time. this isn't a piece that is supposedly a celebration of her husband's virtues and yet she is kind of saying she is worried about him, about what her life is going to be and things like that. to get a real sense that with both eisenhower and pat nixon that politics transforms people in sometimes ways that they don't necessarily want. another characters joseph mccarthy. he is running in
CSPAN
Jan 1, 2013 12:00am EST
wonderful secondary characters. obviously dwight eisenhower himself, who comes off as a kind of sad and tragic figure in this book. he starts off as the kind of general on a white hours who come -- white horse who comes back to redeem the public and slap back corruption of the truman administration and return the public to its ideal values and also just someone who winds up going further and further to the right and play -- placating the right. and the relationship between nixon and eisenhower is a very curious one and kind of a father-son element, and there's a lot of pundits who enter the book, including joe alsop and there's pat nixon, pat nixon is a prop to dick nixon, quite literally during the speech. she is sitting there nervously, not knowing what he is going to say. she is crucial into the strategy of making her husband look normal. he talks about her being a normal suburban house wife but there's a fascinating think about pat nixon, and she is weirdly open about the fact that she doesn't really seem to like politics, and seems to even have some kind of trepidation about be
CSPAN
Jan 20, 2013 12:30pm EST
under 100. the cold war has had an enormous transforming impact. dwight eisenhower cited all of this in his famous farewell address. i think there is a legitimate that is as old as the republic. washington's generation believed united states would be an asylum for the world's oppressed. bit embeddedit was a place to which victims of liberty. there was no sense that we were values on the rest of the world. host: this question, in case youwhy is the president having two swearing-in ceremonies? according to the inaugural committee, it has happened on six previous occasions. one today at the white house, one tomorrow at the capitol. guest: it was at the height of the war. his health was failing. they did away with most of the pomp, and had the ceremony on the grounds of the white house. line. caller: will george w. bush be remembered as a good president, or a bad president? do you think president bush hurt the republican party? bigger question to the pundits. i am not a pundit. i do not mean to be evasive. as a historian, the world is still too close to the bush years. harry trum
CSPAN
Jan 20, 2013 6:30pm EST
, department of defense playing a big role in tomorrow's ceremony. guest: dwight eisenhower took very personally nixon's defeat. he said he knew how the condemned man felt, watching the scaffolding being built. host: people are talking about vice president biden in 2016. is that the measure of a successful presidency? guest: it is, but history argues that the last time that happened -- andrew jackson was able to install martin van buren. arguably, americans were voting for a third reagan term albeit kinder and gentler. host: there is a story that goes with that with nancy reagan. guest: i'm sure there is. one of the problems for the first president bush was, he spent the first four years with the true reaganites looking over his shoulder. it complicated his political life. host: during his acceptance speech in 1988, he talked about a kinder, gentler nation, nancy reagan said, kinder or gentler than what? that is how the story goes. [laughter] a caller from hastings, england. this program is carried live on the bbc program. welcome to the program. caller: the speech that in winston chu
CBS
Jan 27, 2013 6:30am EST
what dwight eisenhower did. >> hold on, pat. >> it was a stirring piece that will go down in history. >> if you think the stone wall riot in a gay brash in greenwich village can be traced all the way back to bunker hill and the founding fathers you don't read what the founding fathers believed or say. >> let's play another bite of the president. excuse me. let's play another bite of at the present time, a living document. >> the president alluded frequently to the u.s. constitution. the nation's founding document. one that the president made clear is not set in stone. >> we have always understood that when times change, so must we. that fidelity to our founding principles requires new responses to new challenges. being true to our founding documents does not require us to agree on every contour of life. it does not mean we all define liberty inexactly the same way. or follow the same precise path to happiness. progress does not compel us to settle centuries long debate about the role of government for all-time, but it does require us to act in our time. >> question. given this passag
CBS
Jan 25, 2013 3:35am EST
notice you've got a picture of dwight eisenhower? charlie: that's right. a picture of dwight eisenhower actually riding in the jeep when he was visiting the troops. major general ja mes adkins: the museum is here not only for our own members but also for the citizens of maryland anyone interested in our great history. arrangements can be made by calling us and we will let people use and see the museum. john: charlie, we've seen a lot of interesting galleries with artifacts but this room's different. tell me about it. charlie: well, this is where we keep all our records and our after-action reports for the maryland units. john: so, in this room is pretty much the archive of the history of the military in maryland. charlie: that's true. we have records from all of the engagements that the military department's been involved in. john: now, this room is not just for folks like us to look around in, it's open for research? charlie: family members can come -- make an appointment, and look at our archives and find loved ones. john: wow! what a great resource. charlie, thank
CSPAN
Jan 19, 2013 6:00am EST
of a universal newsreel covering the second not euro for dwight eisenhower in 1957. he defeated former illinois governor adlai stevenson in the 1956 campaign. the official inaugural date of january 20 was a sunday in 1957. president eisenhower was officially sworn in in private. a public ceremony, on the capital's west front, with the next day. this is 10 minutes. ♪ >> you, the white d eisenhower, do solemnly swear that you will face fully -- faithfully execute the office of president of the you knighted states -- united states and well, to the best of your ability, preserve, protect, and defend the constitution of the united states, so help you god. >> i, dwight d eisenhower, do solemnly swear that i will faithfully execute the office of president of the united states and will, to the best of my ability, preserve, protect, and defend the constitution of the united states, so help me god. >> the first time any president had prefaced his inaugural address with a prayer. >> we pray. writes from wrong and allow all our words and actions to be governed thereby and by the laws of this land. especi
CSPAN
Jan 21, 2013 1:00am EST
impact. dwight eisenhower cited all of this in his famous farewell address. i think there is a legitimate debate to be had over what is -- that is as old as the republic. washington's generation believed united states would be an asylum for the world's oppressed. it was a place to which victims could come and enjoy the fruits of liberty. there was no sense that we were going to impose our vision or values on the rest of the world. host: this question, in case you missed earlier. why is the president having two swearing-in ceremonies? according to the inaugural committee, it has happened on six previous occasions. one today at the white house, one tomorrow at the capitol. guest: it was at the height of the war. his health was failing. they did away with most of the pomp, and had the ceremony on the grounds of the white house. host: a caller on our republican line. caller: will george w. bush be remembered as a good president, or a bad president? do you think president bush hurt the republican party? guest: i will leave the second question to the pundits. i am not a pundit. i do not mean to
CNN
Jan 19, 2013 4:30am PST
an american u-2 spy plane during dwight eisenhower's last year as president. and george w. bush's second term was bookended by emergencies, hurricane katrina's destruction of the gulf coast early on, the financial meltdown at the end. and after eight years, those moments of crisis could determine a president's legacy. >> when you're in the second term, you have no -- nothing left to run for, except a place in history. >> reporter: a number of presidents in their second terms have focused heavily on foreign policy. and now that mr. obama has begun the job of replacing his outgoing secretaries of state and defense and the director of the cia, he'll have some new faces to work with on his foreign policy team. joe johns, cnn, washington. >> and next hour, we take a closer look at the issues that will likely define president obama's second term. >>> randi, what's coming up next? >> we have a whole lot still ahead, victor. she set fashion trends four years ago when president obama was sworn into office, so what will michelle obama wear to this weekend's inaugural events? we'll have a look at the fi
CSPAN
Jan 21, 2013 11:15am EST
george washington, james madison, andrew jackson, theodore roosevelt, dwight eisenhower, ronald reagan and bill clinton. lincoln as its successful -- special case and that his second term was so brief. the it is interesting to note that only the president who had a more successful second term than their first was james madison and andrew jackson. the following is an accounting of the presidents elected to a second term, and the reasons for those that have experienced failed or troubled second terms. for failed because of a war that seemed unwinnable, or for lack of preparedness. jefferson, truman, johnson and bush were the four. also, for failed because of economic crisis for failure to act to deter such a crisis. these were jefferson, cleveland, coolidge, franklin roosevelt from the 37 downturn, and george bush. at failed due to their inability to lead congress were jefferson, monroe, grants, wilson, truman, johnson, nixon and bush. to failed due to hubris, franklin roosevelt, and richard nixon are the four who did not effectively communicate their agendas or initiatives were jefferso
CSPAN
Jan 21, 2013 11:15pm EST
washington, james madison, andrew jackson, theodore roosevelt, dwight eisenhower, ronald reagan and bill clinton. the game is a special case in his successful second term was so brief. it's interesting to note that only presidents who had a more successful second term than their first were james madison and andrew jackson. the following is an accounting of the president-elect did to a second term and the reasons for those failed for a troubled second term. for failed because of a water seems on unwinnable. jefferson, truman, johnson and bush were the foyer. also for a failed because of the economic crisis for failure to act and deter such a crises. these are jefferson, cleveland, coolidge, franklin roosevelt's and george bush. it failed due to their inability to lead congress for jefferson, monroe, grant, well some, truman, johnson, nixon and bush. franklin roosevelt and richard nixon. for he did not affect the philly communicate their agendas or initiatives for jefferson, monroe, grant in cleveland. obviously failure for second term president has been their inability to successfully wor
CSPAN
Jan 20, 2013 1:20pm EST
hoover, franklin roosevelt's, which was signed by his wife, harry truman, dwight eisenhower, john kennedy, richard nixon, gerald ford, to be carter, ronald reagan, george bush and so on. more recently, george w. bush and barack obama. the tradition has been maintained. at some point, when a new president is elected, st. john's makes an effort to contact that and have them sign this very historic book, which is a very dear item to the church. it does not sit in the president's piu anymore but it is one of those great pieces of history long associated with this church from 1856 to the present. one of the little-known facts about presidential inaugurations is that it has been the custom in modern times to have a church service, a worship service of some kind before the president takes the oath of office. a lot of people feel that is something of a longstanding tradition, and it's not. it actually began with franklin roosevelt on march 4, 1943, when he wished to have a worship service take place before he took the zero art -- before he took the oath of office in the depths of the great depres
ABC
Jan 19, 2013 5:30pm PST
years ago for dwight eisenhower, giant platforms for a mere 12,000 invited guests. there were four inaugural balls awaiting them. lyndon johnson made history, after one of the darkest days in america, the first president to ride to his inaugural in a bulletproof limo after the assassination of jfk. ronald reagan, second inaugural, so cold, only snow filled the stands. the public swearing-in ceremony, moved indoors. bill clinton ushering more than just a second term. the first to be carried on that thing called the internet. and on monday, president obama with the first lady by his side again, after already making history four years ago. in front of 2 million spectators. so much fun. our special report on the swearing-in just before noon tomorrow. i'll see you from washington with a special edition tomorrow night. and we'll all see you here on monday. good night. >>> next on abc7 news at 6:00, a deadly shooting shuts down a bart station in san lee an dough. excitement grows for 49ers fans. mike shumann is live in atlanta. >>> a high surf advisory and a big scare for surfers in san f
FOX
Jan 18, 2013 10:00pm EST
same honor.. for 33other presidents... dwight eisenhower.. john f kennedy aaddronald reagan... ((playing trombone)))(((cairns)))"the marching bands largesst capacity oo 48 thousand.. t -3 monday the bands stage 10 3 it will be a long monday for the terps marching band. they need to e at the stagiig area at the pentagon by eight in the morning to go through security checks. the two mile parade isn't taking place nttl ate afternoon. 3 it looks like it cooll be a cold inauguration day in dc, but what's our weekend going to lookkliie? like? let'' go to meteorolgosist now.y gracey for a look at - baltimore is paying ttibute to juniorrthe y of central maryland hosted a breakfast at the weinberg famill center this morning... to honor king'sslegacy as a civil rights activisttorioless enter fieller adam jones spoke to kids about success bott on nd off the field. ""q: it's fuu to see the kids... oq: ttats my message to these kids." kids." 3 monday is a federal oliday honoring dr. martin luuher kinn junior. all proceeds from ttissmorning's &e programs for vulnerable youth.
ABC
Jan 11, 2013 6:00am EST
are holding tickets to the two official inaugural balls and it is the lowest number since dwight eisenhower was first sworn into office in 1953. the president and first lady scheduled to attend only and those two. >> a lifetime of presidential protection is once again now a part of the office. president obama has signed into law a measure granting george w. bush and himself as well as future presidents a lifetime of secret service protection. this is a benefit congress stripped from the office in 1994. under the new law, children of presidents will be protected until they turn 16. presidents and their spouses will be protected for a lifetime. >> a super surprise for a fairfax county teenager battling brain cancer. >> and jordan is a senior at west springfield high school and met his friends and neighbors at a pizza restaurant and was surprised to learn he has been given a free trip to next month's super bowl in new orleans. >> i know that this would make him very happy and i'm glad it's going to able to enjoy it. >> they all know i have been fighting the cancer. >> he was told this was a wa
ABC
Jan 19, 2013 6:00pm EST
for dwight eisenhower giant platforms for the invited guests. lyndon johnson made history, the first president to ride to his inaugural in a bulletproof limo after the assassination of jfk. bill clinton ushering more than a second term. ushering the internet. on monday, president obama with the first lady by his side again since already making history four years ago. our special report on the swearing-in just before noon tomorrow. right here. i'll see you from washington tomorrow night. good night.
CBS
Jan 4, 2013 6:30pm EST
% of the vote twice since dwight eisenhower. this is the last thing you want to see when you're taking a flight: the pilot being hauled away by the police. it happened today in minneapolis aboard an american eagle commuter plane bound for new york. the pilot is accused of drinking too much. michelle miller is at laguardia airport for us tonight. michelle? >> reporter: well, scott, police boarded that plane just 15 minutes before it was scheduled to take off for new york with its 53 passengers on board. the airline says it is cooperating with authorities and will conduct its own investigation. the pilot is captain kolbjon christian son. the arrest report says airport officers and a t.s.a. agent "detected the odor of a consumed alcohol beverage as they pasted by kristiansen waited to enter the elevator. police boarded a jet like this as the pilot was in the cockpit doing a preflight check for two and a half hour flight. he failed a preliminary alcohol breathalyzer test, was arrested, and brought to a minneapolis hospital for a blood test. on average, a dozen pilots a year failed breathalyzer test
CNN
Jan 20, 2013 12:00am PST
inaugural. but also theodore roosevelt, dwight eisenhower, ronald reagan. i look at it more as a form of relaxation for the president when we get to meet him. he gets to chew the fat a lit bit about past presidents. >> doris, you're a presidential expert, how do you rate president obama in the pantheon of great presidents? or just presidents? >> well, you know, when you think about the great presidents, great necessities call forth great leaders. so george washington, abraham lincoln, fdr had a huge crises to face. obama had a pretty big crisis to face. he did accomplish in health care something since presidents since teddy roosevelt have been trying to accomplish. but i think most importantly, we'll see now the fact that he's got a second term, that's really important to embolden him for what he can accomplish, and more importantly, to show that the country supported kurg a very difficult time his leadership and they wanted him back again. so i think he's got a shot. it depends a lot on what happens in the second term, if he can create -- i wish he would go in the midterms to try to
CNN
Jan 20, 2013 9:00pm PST
? >> think about second term dwight eisenhower. he created nasa. he signed a treaty with 12 countries to demilitaryize an antartica. ronald reagan, i think iran contra gets overblown. the president is feeling good about a second term. he doesn't have the luxury of a curse mentality. >> what are your priorities. what would you like to see the president focus on? they say in the second term you get a maximum of about 18 months to shove through the agenda that you want to do. what should he look to do? >> there's all the stuff that's been on the table that's been talked about in the media, immigration reform, gun control and a couple of other issues. i'd like to see him work on the great ideas that he's put forward in terms of linking education with worse force development. making the united states more economically competitive by investing in community colleges, by improving our education system and linking that with the business sector. if he can do that he can lead four years from now with a america with a better economy and much more well positioned for prosperity. >> i have to check
CNN
Jan 20, 2013 10:00pm PST
started with james madison in 1909. dwight eisenhower started holding multiple parties. john f. kennedy attended five. bill clinton second inauguration holds the all time high for 14 events. harry truman was the first to have his televised. an estimated ten million americans watched. at the time it was the most watched event in history. presidents were able to broadcast their speeches to the entire nation. >> the only thing we have to fear is fear itself. >> the very thought that man in a wheelchair is trying to put optimism into our national lungs. still continues to move. john f kennedy's famous address lives forever because ted sorenson wrote it so well. >> and so my fellow americans ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country. >> some speeches more memorable than others but one speech, the oath of office. only 35 words long. it begins i do solemnly swear. >> that i will faithfully execute the office of the united states. >> and will to the best of my ability preserve, protect and defend. >> the constitution of the united states. >> so help me god.
CNN
Jan 21, 2013 12:00am PST
. is that a significant help to him? >> think of second term dwight eisenhower. dealt with the little rock kri sis. nasa. a treaty with 12 countries to demilitarize antarctica. all second term. bill clinton, what he have been without a second term? not a big budget surplus and ronald reagan, i think iran-contra is overblown and historic gorbachev diplomacy and margaret thatcher said reagan ended the cold war without a single shot and the spth feeling good about the second term. he doesn't have the curse mentality. >> what are the priorities, what would you like to see the president focus on? they say in the second term you get a maximum of about 18 months to really shove through the agenda that you want to do. what should he be looking to do? >> there's the stuff on the table, you know, talked about in the media, immigration reform. you know, gun control. a couple of other issues but i would like to see him work on the great ideas he's put forward in terms of linking education with workforce development. making the united states more economically competitive in the 21st century global economy investing
CSPAN
Jan 20, 2013 2:00pm EST
, rusher believed that moderate republican administration under dwight eisenhower who was president for eight years just wasn't ideological enough, wasn't anti-communist enough either at home or abroad. rusher believed there was still a significant communist threat within the united states. more and more documentation of that, you know, has come out in the last 20 years after the opening of the ex-soviet archives. buckley also -- a couple of years younger than rusher. all of you know probably that he wrote "god and man at yale" which came out in 1951 after graduating from yale. he has two beefs with yale, and rusher shared them. he was a graduate of princeton prewar and during the war. buckley says yale is, um, insufficiently respectful of religion despite its, you know, religious heritage can the religious heritage of most of elite academia in america. also they don't present the free enterprise side of economics. they're too keynesian, they're quasi-socialist. okay, rusher agreed with all that. but i think the greater affinity with buckley can be seen in buckley and his brother-in
CSPAN
Jan 20, 2013 11:00pm EST
that eisenhower isn't going to be a great champion of conservative cause and probably knew that eisenhower wouldn't be that aggressive and anti-communist, but he wanted to win. well, to keep this reasonably concise but to finish the thought because it is important, russia believed the moderate republican administration under dwight eisenhower was president for eight years just wasn't ideological enough, wasn't anti-communist and have either at home or abroad, rusher believed there was a communist threat within the united states. more and more documentation of that has come out in the last 20 years after the opening of the soviet archives. buckley also a couple of years younger than rusher all of you know probably that he wrote god and man and yale. rusher was a graduate of princeton before the war and during war. bulkeley says it is in respect of religion despite their religious heritage of the academe in america. also they don't prevent. their cause i socialists. rusher agreed with all of that. but, i think a greater affinity with buckley can be seen in buckley and his brother-in-law's 1954 book
CSPAN
Jan 26, 2013 11:00am EST
it is important, rusher believed that moderate republican administration under dwight eisenhower, was president for eight years, just wasn't ideological enough, wasn't anti-communist enough either at home or abroad, believed there was a significant communist threat in the united states, more documentation of that has come out in the last 20 years after the ex soviet archives. buckley also a couple years younger than rusher, all of you know that he wrote god, man and yale after graduating from yale. he has two beasts with yale and rusher was a graduate of princeton prewar and during the war. insufficiently respectful of religion despite religious heritage and religious heritage, most elite academia, they don't present the free enterprise side of economics. they're too keynesian and claw the socialist. "national review" -- rusher agreed with all that, but the greater affinity with buckley can be seen in buckley and his brother's 1954 book mccarthy and his enemies in which they say mccarty has been a little too rough, made some errors of judgment, but that cause is really important and he is being
FOX News
Jan 30, 2013 1:00pm PST
, putting aside defense and entitlements is the lowest level since dwight eisenhower. so, you know, the president has been serious about spending cuts. he signed into law $2.5 trillion in spending cuts. he wants to do more as long as we do it in a balanced way. >>> the affordable care act was to slow the growth of medicare but one way to expand healthcare coverage was to add more people to medicaid. although he did more programs, he did propose the deal speaker boehner turned down on 2011 for virtually all house republicans rejected it and even some democrats are not very enthusiastic about it. >> eric: thank you very much. the white house and democrats pushing for more tax revenues amid all of this? two democratic stlatd jists, steven laser they got the right idea. let me back to jay carney, the president cut $2.5 trillion. i'm trying to figure out where we cut. do you have any idea? >> thanks for having me on your show. we cut $2.5 trillion from defense spending and from medicare spending week do have a problem in the economy right now. it's a job creation problem. that is what w
MSNBC
Jan 7, 2013 3:00pm PST
by the right wing. he's restrained, skeptical. i am to like him for this reason, like dwight eisenhower. hagel knows the reality of war, not from the top but from the mud level. the g.i.s have to do the actual fighting. so when you watch the hearings, think of the americans out there on post tonight all alone in a place far from home. give some thought to the possibility they'd like to have a pentagon chief who knows just what that's like. and that's "hardball for now," thanks for being with us. "politics nation" with al sharpton starts right now. >> thanks, chris. and thanks to you fr tuning in. tonight's lead show down over defense. today, the president officially nominated his choice for defense secretary. vietnam veteran and former gop senator chuck hagel of nebraska. already, republicans are signaling a major fight over his nomination. they apparently think the president should have the right to pick his own team, even though hagel has all the qualifications for the job. >> chuck hagel is the leader that our troops deserve. this day, chuck bears the scars and the shrapnel from battles he
NBC
Jan 20, 2013 8:00am EST
, including the b.e.t. wall. there are just two official inaugural balls this time around. since dwight eisenhower was sworn in 60 years ago, compared to president clinton's second inauguration where he zipped through a dizzying 14 balls in 1997. about 40,000 people will celebrate with the president at those official events. for the rest of us, on to the unofficial parties. just take a cue from texas -- >> there you go. >> reporter: after 48 hours of hard work, the texas black tie and boots bar was in full swing saturday night. the bull room is completely transformed from our first visit. >> as you walk in, the $1 million shot. >> reporter: a lot of texans. >> a lot of texans here. >> reporter: was it all worth it? >> absolutely. >> reporter: throughout the night, guests hosted in big texas style with 5,000 glasses of wine, 13,000 cocktails and more than 14,000 bottles of beers. with plenty of big hats, a big name and big kicks, this inaugural bash proved, you don't mess with texas. ♪ ♪ deep in the heart of texas >> it was a good time. i had to leave early. >> were you in the back o
FOX
Jan 20, 2013 8:00am EST
in history for a president. bill clinton was impeached. richard nixon resigned his office. dwight eisenhower faced the humiliation of sputnik and the u2 affair. that said, you can accomplish things in your second term. franklin roosevelt got the fair labor standards act that gave us minimum wage and maximum hours. ronald reagan had the big breakthroughs with the soviet union. but it's tough. here's where i think obama can accomplish something in the second term, despite the obstacle of a conservative represent-- >> significant obstacles. >> very significant obstacles and daunting challenges. change in america takes place usually when there's a great crisis like the great depression or a major movement from the grassroots, like the civil rights movement. he has got to get the american people behind his agenda. it's the only way he's going to be able to work magic with the congress. congress is like wall street. it operates on fear and greed. so get the congress fearful by having the people behind you. and he's got to focus on the big things. sure, you know, the fiscal cliff is important. but
CSPAN
Jan 20, 2013 7:00am EST
have more access today than we will have tomorrow. dwight eisenhower had 4000 personnel in his parade. 15,000 when john kennedy was sworn in in january of 1961. 1985, reagan was sworn in, the wind chill was 20 below. they had to move inside because of the weather. tomorrows for test, temperatures in the low to mid 30's, snow possible late in the day, but the weather should not be a factor for tomorrow. caroline is joining us from georgia. call ahead, please. guest: i feel that we complain about things and that president obama should have the same rights as all the other presidents. all of the other presidents have had inaugurations. i think he has just as much of a right as the other president. [indiscernible] everything that president obama do, there is a wallet about it. we need to put it aside and move on. guest: thank you for the call, appreciate it. the headline here is -- inauguration suffering from donor fatigue. -- host: thank you for the call, appreciate it. the headline here is -- inauguration suffering from donor fatigue. among them, the southern company, with a $100,000 pl
CBS
Jan 19, 2013 5:00am PST
next, he was the announcer at dwight eisenhower's parade 50 years ago and he's had that role ever since. a voice that will forever be part of history. you'll meet him. stay with us on "cbs this morning saturday." >> ask not what your country can do for you. ask what you can do for your your country. i get so worried today when someone in my family gets the flu. fact: advil not only relieves body aches and pains that can come with the flu it also reduces fever fast. relief doesn't get any better than this. advil. when it comes to getting my family to eat breakfast i need all the help i can get. i tell them "come straight to the table." i say, "it's breakfast time, not playtime." "there's fruit, milk and i'm putting a little nutella on your whole-wheat toast." funny that last part gets through. [ male announcer ] serving nutella is quick and easy. its great taste comes from a unique combination of simple ingredients like hazelnuts, skim milk and a hint of cocoa. okay, plates in the sink, grab your backpacks -- [ male announcer ] nutella. breakfast never tasted this
CNN
Jan 10, 2013 5:00pm PST
. dwight dwight eisenhower issues 465. "360" has been following the story for years. an update right now from ted rolands. >> last year, the chicago police department confiscated more than 7,400 guns. more than five times per capita than in new york. chicago's gun laws are as strict as any in the country. in fact, you can't buy a handgun in the city. so where do they come from? many come from places like this, a gun shop in a nearby town. this is chuck's gun shop in neighboring riverdale, which is frequently the target of protests because of the amount of guns they have sold over the years that have ended up being used in crimes. >> illegal handguns in our community. >> the owner of chuck's declined our interview request. many of the guns from chuck's and other stores that end up on the streets are so-called straw purcha purchases. bought legally by someone without a criminal record who then turns around and sells them on the street. don owns illinois kngun works. he says a straw purchase can be hard to stop. >> it's not like they come into the store with a neon sign saying, hey, i'm goi
CNN
Jan 10, 2013 10:00pm PST
presidents. dwight eisenhower issued 275 in his first four years alone. as for the situation, 360 has been following this for years. we have an update. >> last year the chicago police department confiscated more than 7400 guns, more than five times per capita than in new york. chicago's gun laws are as strict as any in the country in fact you can't buy a hand gun in the city. where do they come from? many come from places like this gun shop in a nearby town. this is chuck's gun shop in neighboring river dale which is frequently the target of protests because of the amount of guns they sold that were used in crimes. . >> the owner of chucks declined our interview request. many of the guns from chuck's and other stores that end up on the streets are so-called straw purchases bought legally by somebody without a criminal record who then turns around and sells them on the streets. don owns illinois gun works and said a straw purchase can be tough to stop. >> they don't come in with a neon sign saying i'm going to buy for somebody else. you don't know that. i can't read your mind. >> you can go
CNN
Jan 20, 2013 3:00am PST
rating as bill clinton at 62% and richard nixon was down to 51% in 1973. both lyndon johnson and dwight eisenhower topped everyone here, they reached the low 70s. they were at 71% and 73% respentively. >> that's pretty impressive. >> those numbers would never exit tod exist today. >>> thousands of people are starting to descend this morning. >> never too early to get ready. this morning, though, we'll look past the oath of office to the next four years. the issues, the plans, the prospects. as joe johns reports, some of the most notorious scandals also happened in the second term. >> reporter: president obama has high hopes for the next four years. >> i intend to carry out the agenda that i campaigned on. >> reporter: if he wants to reach that goal, history says a second-term president has got to move fast. >> power does seep away from the presidency very quickly in the second term. >> second term presidents and their congresses have two different clocks and the president's clock is now moving towards history and the longer view and he can take more risks. the congressional clock is sti
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